Abzû

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ABZÛ
ABZÛ cover
Developers
Giant Squid Studios
Publishers
505 Games
Engines
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows August 2, 2016
Abzû at Wikipedia

Key points

Developer strongly recommends usage of controller.

General information

Official site
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Microsoft Store
Microsoft Store
Windows
Origin
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DRM-Free - executable is identical to GOG.com version
Windows
Steam
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Windows
Steam version uses Denuvo Anti-Tamper DRM.[1] (Unknown for Microsoft Store version)

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\AbzuGame\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
Microsoft Store
GameUserSettings.ini stores all general settings

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\AbzuGame\Saved\SaveGames\
Microsoft Store

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Origin
Steam Cloud
Enabled in Steam client, but no data is synced.
Xbox Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Options menu.
Options menu.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Change any setting under Options then quit and restart, and it will use your native resolution.[2]
Multi-monitor
See Multi-monitor.
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See Borderless fullscreen windowed.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
TAA.[3]
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Multi-monitor[edit]

Change AspectRatioAxisConstraint[2]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following lines to the end of the file:
[/Script/Engine.LocalPlayer]
AspectRatioAxisConstraint=AspectRatio_MaintainYFOV

Borderless fullscreen windowed[edit]

Enable borderless fullscreen[4]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open GameUserSettings.ini.
  3. Add or modify FullscreenMode=1 under [/Script/AbzuGame.AbzuGameUserSettings].

Motion blur[edit]

Disable motion blur[4]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following lines to the end of the file:
[SystemSettings]
r.MotionBlurQuality=0

Input settings[edit]

Pause menu.
Pause menu.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Camera also supports X-axis inversion.
Controller
Controller support
At least XInput and DualShock 4.
Full controller support
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Camera also supports X-axis inversion.
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Xbox One controller.
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Static blue.
Connection modes unknown
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Up to 7.1.[5]
Subtitles
No spoken dialogue.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
Italian
German
Spanish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Simplified Chinese

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Nvidia 3D Vision
See Helix Mod: ABZU.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) 3.0 GHz Dual Core 2.4 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 750
AMD Radeon R7 260X
DirectX 11 compatible
Nvidia GeForce GTX 780
DirectX 11 compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX compatible sound card
64-bit OS is required.

References

  1. Support Page for Denuvo Anti-Tamper offline activation
  2. 2.0 2.1 Abzû | WSGF
  3. Helix Mod: ABZU
  4. 4.0 4.1 Verified by User:Keith on 2017-11-08
  5. PC Gaming Surround Sound Round-up - last accessed on 2018-06-28